Double Trouble: Two Fatal Shootings in Fort Wayne in the Same Week

One person dead, another in custody after shooting at Economy Inn

In Fort Wayne, Indiana, a man was declared dead after a shooting at the Economy Inn located on Coliseum Blvd. The incident occurred when two men became involved in an argument that escalated into violence. One of the men fired a shot, which tragically resulted in the death of the other man. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by the Fort Wayne Police Department (FWPD).

The suspect in the shooting was taken into custody shortly after the incident. This marks the second fatal shooting in Fort Wayne in the same week, following the death of 64-year-old David Lee Norris in a Sunday evening shooting. Kenneth Hogan Jr. has been charged with murder for Norris’ death and aggravated battery for injuring a woman during the shooting.

The investigation into the shooting at the Economy Inn is ongoing, and updates will be provided as more information becomes available. The FWPD is working diligently to gather evidence and determine the circumstances surrounding the incident. The community is urged to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the authorities.

Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story. Copyright 2024 WPTA. All rights reserved.

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